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LG front load washer WM2277HW. ''LE'' Error code

I have an LG front load washer WM2277HW. When running a load of wash the tub will start to fill with water then attempt to spin but will not as it appears locked. At this point I hear an electronic hum but the tub will not spin. After a period of time an error code of ''LE'' will appear on the display.

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First try unplugging the machine for a few minutes and then retry a cycle. If you still get the LE error:

The Hall sensor (part number 6501KW2001A) has failed. The hall sensor is rather easy to replace, and is covered by a seven year part warranty (in the US). Take the back cover off. Take the big nut off and remove the motor rotor. Remove the bolts holding the motor windings. Remove the electric plug on the sensor and unclip it from the motor winding. Snap new sensor on and reassemble. Usually takes under a half hour. On a difficulty scale of 1 - 10, it might rate a 4. This should be a Fix-Ya for your machine, and at basically no cost!
In the US, find a service provider using your zip code at http://us.lgservice.com/index_b2c.jsp or call LG at 800-243-0000

Posted on Jul 03, 2009

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